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Worlington Office

Workington

Oxford House
19 Oxford Street
Workington
CA14 2AW

DX 62852 Workington

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Maryport Office

MARYPORT

Curzon House
45 Curzon Street
Maryport
CA15 6LP

DX 62830 Maryport

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Whitehaven Office

Whitehaven

25/26
Church Street
Whitehaven
CA28 7EB

DX 62905 Whitehaven

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Cockermouth Office

Cockermouth

3-5
Main Street
Cockermouth
CA13 9LE

DX 62805 Cockermouth

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Divorce  | breaking up is never easy, we are here to help

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Divorce

Our expert family team offer advice on the divorce procedure, from the Divorce Petition through to obtaining your Decree Absolute. 

Our Solicitors try to make the divorce process as quick, and amicable as possible, whilst getting the best result for our clients.

In order to petition for divorce you must have been married for a minimum of 12 months. The grounds that may be available to you for divorce are:- 

  •  Adultery
  • The Respondent's unreasonable behaviour
  • Desertion of 2 years or more 
  • Two years separation with the Respondent's consent
  • Five years separation

 During the divorce process, it is usual to finalise financial matters in relation to the marriage. Your solicitor will be able to advise you on this during the course of the case. 

 

Dissolution of Civil Partnerships

 We also offer expert advice on the dissolution of your Civil Partnership.

 In order to apply to dissolve you Civil Partnership, you must have been in the partnership for a minimum of 12 months, The grounds that may be available to you to dissolve a partnership are:- 

  • The Respondent’s unreasonable behaviour
  • Desertion of 2 years or more
  • Two years separation with the Respondent's consent
  • Five years separation

  


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